UMass has hired long-time Connecticut offensive line coach Mike Foley to fill the same position.
In addition to Foley
, the Minutemen
also welcome Jason Palermo as their new tight ends coach.
Foley began coaching at UConn in 2006, where he was named offensive line coach.
held that position until the 2012 season when he
switched to tight end coach from '12 and the first four games of the 2013 season.
went back to coaching UConn's offensive line until 2014, before being released following the season.
final season with the Huskies, they had the third-worst total offense in the country with an average of 276 yards per game while scoring the fifth-worst points per game in the NCAA with 15.5.
in 2011 when it appeared in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.